Capital and largest city: Honolulu
State Nickname: Aloha state.
Hawaii motto: The Life of the Land is perpetuated in Righteousness
Must try food in Hawaii: Poi, LomiLomi Salmon, HuliHuli Chicken, Spam Musubi, Loco Moco, Malasadas
Hawaii Population (2014 estimate): 1.4 million
Climate: Primarily tropical temperature at sea level which ranges from 85-90 F in summer to 79-83 F in winter.
Time zone: Hawaii observes Hawaii – Aleutian Standard Time (HST) all year. There are no daylight-saving time clock changes
Language: English, Hawaiian
Area Code: 808
Currency: US Dollar
State bird: Nene (Hawaiian goose)
State flower: Ma’ohau hele (Yellow Hibiscus)
State tree: Kukui tree (candlenut tree)
State fish: Reef triggerfish (Humuhumunukunukuapuaa)
State mammal: Hawaiian Monk seal
State insect: Kamehameha butterfly
State dance: Hula
Statehood: August 21,1959.
Area of Hawaii state: 10,931 Sq. miles (28,311 Sq. Km)